Finance Manager - Fast growing Tech company

Reference:
AR/SL42976
Sector:
In-House Finance
Salary:
£50,000 to £65,000 Per Annum
Town/City:
London
Contract Type:
Full Time

Scott Lavery

020 3225 6120

Are you a commercially focused Finance Manager with a desire to join a fast-growing and acquisitive Tech company? Would you enjoy a hands-on role as the sole finance specialist with the ability to impact the future direction of the business?

Our client, following a period of significant growth both organic and through acquisition, are looking to recruit their first ever inhouse Finance Manager. Supporting the Managing Director to manage all finance processes and to increase the financial success of the company, you will be tasked with advising on profitability of proposals and lines of business, achieving cost savings and providing accurate and timely management information

Responsibilities of the role include:

  • Preparing accurate and timely management accounts
  • Assisting the MD to prepare annual budget
  • Undertaking regular cash flow forecasts and advising MD accordingly
  • Undertaking a quarterly supplier review of recurring expenditure to manage costs, renegotiating terms as necessary
  • Reviewing and securing best rates for FX; tender and rebroke insurance policies; review credit card charges
  • Analysing business profitability and reviewing profitability of sales proposals
  • Advising and assisting with the financial aspects of potential acquisitions
  • Improving finance processes
  • Supervising an accounts trainee who has responsibility for Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable, Expenses and
  • Month-end close
  • Preparing year-end accounts
  • VAT returns
  • Fixed Asset Register
  • R&D tax credits

As the successful candidate you will:

  • be a Qualified Accountant
  • have experience of both financial and management accounting
  • demonstrate a commercial outlook and ability to influence decision making
  • have a familiarity with a small growing business
  • preferably have an understanding of hi-tech business and managed service provider
  • be confident with a range of finance systems, in particular Xero
  • have a proven ability to work in a stand-alone finance role

Please apply on-line for immediate consideration. Once you have applied if you have any questions call 0203 22 55 060.

Please also note that due to the volume of applications, only those shortlisted will be contacted. If you have not received a response within two weeks, please assume your application for this role was unsuccessful.